Such selfish arrogance... I cannot allow this!
~ Ryu Hayabusa

I have fought in many battles recently. Even in this world, my destiny to eradicate darkness remains unchanged.
~ Ryu Hayabusa

I will get my revenge!
~ Ryu Hayabusa after reading his father's letter

Ryu Hayabusa is the main protagonist of the video game series, Ninja Gaiden. He previously fought Strider Hiryu in the 28th episode of DEATH BATTLE!, Ryu Hayabusa VS Strider Hiryu.

Fanon Wiki Ideas So Far

Battle Record

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Battle Record

  • Wins: 2
  • Losses: 0
  • Draws: 0

Possible Opponents


Name meaning Dragon Falcon, Ryu was born into the Dragon Warrior legacy, and was trained from the moment he could crawl. At the age of 18, he donned the traditional red and blue garb of the Dragon Warriors, and has accomplished many feats, becoming the deadliest ninja in video game history.

Death Battle Info (Official)


  • Height: 179 cm / 5'10"
  • Weight: 78 kg / 172 Ibs
  • Age: 25
  • AKA Dragon Ninja & Master Ninja
  • Occupation: Antique stop owner
  • Animal Spirit: Peregrine Falcon
  • Hobbies: Mountain climbing, fishing, eating sushi, kicking ass

True Dragon Sword

  • Hayabusa clan heirloom
  • Carved from a dragon fang
  • Eye of the Dragon unleashes sword's full power
  • Divine blade
  • Practically indestructible
  • Weak-willed cannot wield it
  • True power is said to upset the balance of a peaceful world.




Death Battle Info (Fanon)



  • Ryu Hayabusa first came to being in the Arcades on October 1988, two months after he made his first debut for the Nintendo Entertainment System on December 2nd in Japan and March in North America.
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